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Rabies Antibody

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RABI B 10 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rapid Strep (incl. m / c / s)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RAPS STM (do not use black swab) 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
SROS Semen [1] 1 day
Special instructions
[1] Contact the laboratory for special sample tubes/containers/instructions.

 

Recurrent Miscarriage Profile (Female)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RMP A A B B C C H [9] [18] 10-15 days
Special instructions
[9] Clinical history must be provided.
[18] Citrate Samples. Samples should be double spun and separated and frozen within 4-8 hours of sample taking, if a delay is expected with transportation to the laboratory, samples must be transported as frozen.

 

Reducing Substances (Stool)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
STRS RF [7] 5 days
Special instructions
[7] Sample should be separated and frozen if sending overnight.

 

Reducing Substances (Urine)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
URED RU (Frozen) 5 days
Special instructions
 

 

Renal Calculi Screen (Metabolic)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RSPR J [6] 5 days
Special instructions
[6] Contact the Referrals Department before taking and sending sample to the laboratory.

 

Renal Stone Analysis

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RSTA STONE 10 days
Special instructions
 

 

Renin

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RENI A (Frozen plasma) [36] 5 days
Special instructions
[36] Renin: Sample collected either upright/active or resting /supine [3 hrs lying].

 

Reproductive Immunophenotype Panel

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
3RF H H H 1 week
Special instructions
 

 

Respiratory Samples – Viral PCR

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
VPR PCR or as specified 5 days
Special instructions
 

 

Respiratory Synctial Virus

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RSV B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Respiratory Viral Screen

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RESP B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Reticulin Antibodies (IgA)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
ARAB B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Reticulocyte Count

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RETC A 4 hrs
Special instructions
 

 

Retinol Binding Protein

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RBP B 3 days
Special instructions
 

 

Retrograde Ejaculation

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RTRO Contact Lab 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Reverse T3

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RT3 B [7] [37] 10 days
Special instructions
[7] Sample should be separated and frozen if sending overnight.
[37] Provide sample time and date of collection.

 

Rheumatoid Factor (Latex Test)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RF B 1 day
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 1 (Screen)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH A B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 2 (Connective tissue)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH2 A A B B 3 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 3 (Rheumatoid/Basic)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH3 A B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 4 (Systemic Lupus)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH4 A B B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 5 (Mono Arthritis)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH5 A A B B 3 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 6 (Rheumatoid Plus)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH6 B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rheumatology Profile 7 (Sjogren’s syndrome)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RH7 B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rhinitis Provoking Profile

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
ALRN B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rickettsial Species Antibodies

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RICK B 7 days
Special instructions
 

 

Risperidone

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RISP A [4] 7 days
Special instructions
[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.

 

Ristocetin Cofactor Assay

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
FRIC C (Frozen) [4] 5 days
Special instructions
[4] Send to the laboratory without delay.

 

Rotavirus in Stool

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
ROTA RF 8 hrs
Special instructions
 

 

RPR (Syphilis)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RPR B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

RPR (VDRL)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RPR B 2 days
Special instructions
 

 

Rubella Antibody (IgG)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RUBE B 4 hrs
Special instructions
 

 

Rubella Antibody (IgM)

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RUBM B 4 hrs
Special instructions
 

 

Rubella Avidity

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RUAV B  1 week
Special instructions
 

 

Rubella Virus – RNA by PCR

Code Sample Reqs Turnaround
RUBP A / Amniotic Fluid 5 days
Special instructions